William "Count" Basie August 21, — April 26, was an American jazz pianist, organist, bandleader, and composer. His mother first taught him piano and he started performing in his teens. Dropping out of school, he learned to operate lights for vaudeville and improvised to accompany silent films at a local theatre in his town of Red Bank, New Jersey. By 16, he increasingly played jazz piano at parties, resorts and other venues. In , he went to Harlem, where his performing career expanded; he toured with groups to the major jazz cities of Chicago, St. Louis and Kansas City. In he joined Bennie Moten's band in Kansas City, and played with them until Moten's death in Forgot your password? Retrieve it. Get promoted.
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Red Bank, N. He formed his own band in , and for 40 years it has produced a distinctive sound marked by a powerful yet relaxed attack. Gene Krupa January 15, — October 16, was a famous and influential American jazz and big band drummer, known for his highly energetic and flamboyant style. Many consider Krupa to be one of the most influential drummers of the 20th century, particularly regarding the development of the drum kit. Many jazz historians believe he made history in as the first kit drummer ever to record using a bass drum pedal. His drum method was published in and immediately became the standard text.
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I know a non-Mormon guy who married a Mormon woman and has kept her beautiful and desirable, by encouraging her religious involvement, even though he avoided Mormonism himself. I know it is really hard for you and I'm sure it is hard for him too. You would be able to force her to confront the facts without feeling threatened. If all the Mormons truly were the pricks we often claim them to be, then Mormonism would be the perfect punishment for them. And then run from this girl if you don't think there's a chance she'll wake up. I am trying to help him stay at the church nth work, I think if I really love him like I always tell him I should let him chose and love him the way he is. Note, her mind and TSCC were married first. Talk about issues with Jehovah's Witnesses etc. If you and she are not sealed, your children won't be sealed to either of you.